Danny is a DBA, originally from Leicester UK, but now living in the beautiful city of Amsterdam. He has been working with SQL Server for over 4 years, as well as building knowledge within Amazon AWS. He studied to become a network engineer but was sidetracked into becoming a SQL DBA and has never looked back. In his spare time, he does a lot of sports and loves to travel and see the world.
Changing a data type seems like a simple task unless the table is quite large and downtime must be kept to a minimum. Danny Kruge walks you through the process he created to change an INT to a BIGINT in a large table.… Read more